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Wednesday, October 23

Chronicle Books Fall Warehouse Sale | 65% Off Everything
Wednesday, October 23 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Chronicle Books HQ
Chronicle Books Fall Warehouse Sale | 65% Off Everything

The 2017 Chronicle Books Warehouse Sale is here again with 80% off everything in the store for three days only, from August 17-19, 2017. Stock up on your winter reading with cookbooks, children’s books, lifestyle and home, arts and crafts, art and design, photography, travel, pop culture, ...

“Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | The Presidio
Wednesday, October 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn

Cozy up with Off the Grid at “Presidio Twilight” – a free weekly evening event on the Main Post Lawn from 5-9 pm every Thursday from mid-May to September. Off the Grid street food vendors will serve up dishes tapas-style while you relax under the ...

Free Concert: Best Coast’s Fuzzy Lo-Fi Instrumentals | Amoeba SF
Wednesday, October 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Free Concert: Best Coast's Fuzzy Lo-Fi Instrumentals | Amoeba SF
L.A.’s Best Coast (frontwoman/songwriter Bethany Cosentino and multi-instrumentalist Bobb Bruno) and their fuzzy, lo-fi sound are back with their new release, the EP Fade Away, which comes out on October 22, 2013. Fade Away is the first release on Cosentino’s Jewel City label and sets Best Coast ...
Whimsadoodles Adult Coloring Club | SoMa
Wednesday, October 23 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Freespace 2.0
Whimsadoodles Adult Coloring Club | SoMa
Who says coloring is for children? Coloring is for all ages. Whimsadoodles was born from the belief that coloring is an awesome activity that should grow up with us, rather than get left behind with childhood. To fuel your imagination and clear your mind, grab some ...
Karma Cinema: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway
Karma Cinema: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway
Schedule | Wednesday, October 23, 2013 6:30 pm: Despicable Me 2 7:00 pm: The World’s End 8:50 pm: Prisoners 9:30 pm: Escape from Tomorrow October profits benefit the local nonprofit Creative Growth.
Jack’s “Glow and Fire” Show: Last Fire Arts Show of 2013 | Oakland
Wednesday, October 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Jack's

Experience a  fusion of fire dance and flow art with fire hoopers, fire spinners, and fire jugglers at this free event at Jack London Square. Jack’s Glow and Fire Show Wednesdays | October 2-23, 2013 6:30-7:30 pm Jack London Square, Pavilion Stage, Oakland FREE

Miracle Fruit Party: Sweet & Sour Potluck & Tasting | SF
Wednesday, October 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but please bring something sour to eat.
| Freespace 2.0
Miracle Fruit Party: Sweet & Sour Potluck & Tasting | SF
Join the San Francisco Institute of Possibility for a party in your mouth as they host a Miracle Fruit party where they bring the Miracle Fruit berries, and you bring sour tasting foods from 7-9 pm on October 23, 2013. What is Miracle Fruit? Miracle Fruit is ...
Chillpop Indie Concert: The Tambo Rays & The She’s | Haight
Wednesday, October 23 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with an RSVP on Eventbrite or $5 at the door
| Milk Bar
Chillpop Indie Concert: The Tambo Rays & The She's | Haight
Band Lineup: The Tambo Rays are a sibling-based chillpop group from Oakland/San Francisco. The She’s (SF indie beach pop) Street Joy is a Los Angeles-based Alternative Rock band Jolly Hog Pop Up Kitchen will be the featured food vendor for the night. Free with an RSVP on Eventbrite or $5 at the ...

Every Wednesday

Free Outdoor Workout: Stairs, Core & Endurance | Pac Heights
Every Wednesday – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Alta Plaza Park
Free Outdoor Workout: Stairs, Core & Endurance | Pac Heights

Every Wednesday morning at 6:30 am, gather at Alta Plaza Park for a free badass workout and a chance to meet fellow fitness enthusiasts in your city.
The half hour workouts are different each week, but consist of  boot camp style workouts like running hills, core …

“Heart of the City” Wednesday Farmers Market | UN Plaza
Every Wednesday – All Day | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza

Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located year round on Sundays and Wednesdays in San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza, rain or shine. Nearly 30 local farmers and artisan food vendors provide a wide selection of fresh local produce, …

$1 Book Sale | SF Main Library
Every Wednesday – 11:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
| San Francisco Main Public Library
$1 Book Sale | SF Main Library

Starting this April, the San Francisco Public Library host weekly Wednesday Steps Sales, located at the Larkin Street entrance to the Main Library.
All books and media are just $1 or less each and all proceeds from Steps Sales benefit the San Francisco Public Library.
Please be …

Stitch In: Come By, Meet People & Stitch | SF
Every Wednesday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco School of Needlework & Design
Stitch In: Come By, Meet People & Stitch | SF

These free events give you the opportunity to stitch in an inspiring environment with fellow enthusiasts. Bring along your projects, embroidery, knitting or even darning, and enjoy the company of others and their vast needlework library at your leisure.
Free Stitch Ins meet every Wednesday from …

Autodesk Design Gallery & Tour | Embarcadero
Every Wednesday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Autodesk Gallery
Autodesk Design Gallery & Tour | Embarcadero

The Autodesk Gallery at One Market in San Francisco celebrates the design process that takes a great idea and turns it into a reality.
With more than 20 different exhibits regularly on display that showcase the innovative work of Autodesk customers, the gallery illustrates the role …

“Karma Cinema”: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway

Time to get generous; The New Parkway Theater is letting you pay-what-you-wish for a movie ticket every Wednesday night.
Theater doors open at 6 pm every Wednesday and every movie (albeit a few exceptions like private events) will be offered on a sliding scale of a penny (if …

Dandelion Chocolate: Factory Tour & Guided Tasting | SF
Every Wednesday – 6:10 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 and reservations are required
| Dandelion Chocolate
Dandelion Chocolate: Factory Tour & Guided Tasting | SF

Mmmm… chocolate! Four days a week, Dandelion Chocolates offer $5 factory tours (with tastings) and they’ll send you off with a hot chocolate gift card so you can end your experience on an extra chocolatey note. These tours can book up months in advance (especially for …

“Musical Wednesdays” Sing-Along At The Edge | Castro
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Edge

Start your week singing with Musical Mondays or get over the hump with Musical Wednesdays at The Edge in the Castro, where they play all of your favorite musicals to sing and drink along with a different theme each week from 7 pm to 2 am every …

Free Comedy Improv Fun Time Class | Oakland
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Niebyl-Proctor Marxist Library
Free Comedy Improv Fun Time Class | Oakland

Hankering for a dose of joy? Ready to tap into the magic of your imagination? Research shows that laughter and play are good for you and your relationships – so treat yo’self.
Free Comedy Improv Fun Time Class
Every Wednesday | 7 pm to 8:20 pm
Niebyl-Proctor Marxist …

“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 7 Mile Sports Bar & Grill
“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula

The Historic 7 Mile House will be hosts a weekly Wednesday reggae night appropriately called “Roots Rum & Reggae”, and will feature the Bay Area’s best reggae bands on a rotating schedule.
Check out the 7 Mile House calendar for details on this week’s band.
“Roots, Rum …

Free Live Jazz & Latin Jazz Nights | Cigar Bar
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cigar Bar & Grill
Free Live Jazz & Latin Jazz Nights |  Cigar Bar

Join the Cigar Bar & Grill every Wednesday & Thursday evening for a free Jazz show (both traditional jazz and latin jazz) by local Bay Area musicians.
Shows start at 8pm. Enjoy great food, drinks & Jazz. For complete line-up and more information please visit their website.
Live …

“Comedy Cellar” Free Stand-Up Showcase | SF
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*When you use the promo code FUNCHEAP. Otherwise, it's $5.
| Ales Unlimited: Beer Basement

Every Wednesday, the newest stand-up showcase in San Francisco comes to the legendary basement of 222 Hyde. Your hosts, Christian Reyes, Joey Avery & Torio Van Grol present you with a fresh lineup of the best local acts mixed with touring headliners from out of …

Classical Underground: Weekly Late Night Chamber Music | Monroe
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Monroe
Classical Underground: Weekly Late Night Chamber Music | Monroe

Every Wednesday night at Monroe, come experience live classical music in an unconventional space.
The program changes weekly, and will always highlight live chamber music.

Hear and experience the sounds of exciting arrangements without the pretense of a concert hall.
Sip on cocktails, or enjoy a cold beer …

Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF
Every Wednesday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with a drink special purchase
| Northstar Cafe
Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF

Try your hand (literally) at the Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl starting in North Beach.
Get lubricated on $3 – $3.50 drink specials, and compete in Rock Paper Scissors tournament qualifying rounds while moving from bar to bar. The tournament champ wins a bar tab. Meet new people while earning points to …

“Housepitality” DJ Party & Free Champagne | SoMa

Housepitality SF gives you a reason to come out dancing every Wednesday night with world-class artists and free champagne.
Enjoy free champagne from 9-10 pm and $5 Jameson (with mention of Housepitality discount). The RSVP list closes at 6 pm on the day of the show.
Housepitality DJ Night
Every Wednesday …

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